I cannot change what has happened, and I have had to learn how to look forward with hope and optimism.
We still don’t know when or where our daughter will live on her own, but the moment has FINALLY arrived for an old(er) mama and papa bird to fly onward.
How to handle tweens when they conveniently forget.
It never stops.
The Bad Man Within At face value, Don Draper was the perfect man: a strong, silent, high-powered Madison Avenue ad agency executive with a beautiful wife and two doting children. How could there be anything wrong? Here’s how the protagonist of AMC’s hit show Mad Men was absolutely terrifying: his duplicity. If you never watched…
It wasn’t a troop full of toxic masculinity in the slightest.
Many parents continue to think that spanking children makes them better behaved. A pioneering study shows that this belief is misguided and that parental warmth, unlike spanking, is the way to create positive child behaviors.
The research team asked 379 Singaporean young adults whether their parents lied to them when they were children, how much they lie to their parents now, and how well they adjust to adulthood challenges.
A strange thing happened in the days preceding my daughter’s first dance recital. She got nervous.
Tools for Communicating Sociology Outside the Discipline: What Works, What Doesn’t Work, and What’s Promising
I sat there and got busy with my cookie. Nobody was going to explain to me, and I was worn out with today’s guessing games.
I have little doubt that if you took a second to reflect on your own childhood you’d remember some seemingly trivial incident that undoubtedly impacted the course of your life.
There’s no easy way to say it. Buckle up. You’re in for a whole lot of work. And none of it is optional.
Episode 9 of the “Just Stick to Parenting” podcast series by Doyin Richards.
Busyness is a modern disease, maybe it’s an epidemic, especially among working parents.
As a parent, it’s always nice to hear compliments about your child, even if they need to be taken in the right context.